The Burke Collection
“Wakana II” (若菜下) chapter of Genji monogatari (源氏物語)
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Catalogue information

Muromachi period, 16th century

Handscroll fragment; ink on paper

11.3 x 50.5 cm (4 1/2 x 19 7/8 in.)

Donated to the Minneapolis Institute of Art by the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation in 2015

Additional details


Nun Akashi; Chūgū’s nurse, Princess Akashi